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  • SEOUL, June 30- U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc has no plans to spin off its chips business at present, Executive Chairman Paul Jacobs said on Tuesday, despite recent investor pressure to do so amid intensifying industry competition. Hedge fund Jana Partners said in April Qualcomm should spin off the chip business from its patent-licensing business to improve...

  • Jing Wang, 52, the former global business operations president, pleaded guilty in July to charges of insider trading, money laundering and obstruction of justice in the case that ended in convictions for several Qualcomm employees. "Jing Wang was a powerful insider at one of the world's top corporations, but he threw it all away to make a few hundred thousand...

  • The fund-raising attracted backing from Richard Branson's Virgin Group and Europe's Airbus Group, which will also build 900 "micro-satellites" designed to extend the reach of the Internet to remote corners of the world. The company, based in Britain's Channel Islands, plans over 65 launches including 39 from Virgin's spaceflight company, Virgin Galactic, and...

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., June 25- Privately owned OneWeb, which plans to sell Internet services via satellite, signed contracts with launch service providers Virgin Galactic and Arianespace SA for 60 flights, OneWeb said on Thursday. OneWeb, based in Britain's Channel Islands, also said it has raised $500 million from a consortium of companies, including Europe's...

  • *Group of eight investors include Virgin, Airbus, Bharti. OneWeb, whose backers include Richard Branson's Virgin Group and Indian billionaire Sunil Mittal's Bharti Enterprises, said it would use the funds to acquire 65 commercial rockets to launch satellite-borne Internet services to extend the reach of mobile operators to customers in remote corners of...

  • NEW YORK, June 19- Texas Instruments Inc could be gearing up to make the next big deal in what has already been a record-breaking year for semiconductor M&A, industry bankers and analysts said. The Dallas, Texas- based chipmaker, which has a market capitalization of $56 billion, has so far stayed on the sidelines as peers Intel Corp, Avago Technologies Ltd and NXP...

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. June 15- Europe's Airbus Group will design and build about 900 satellites for privately owned OneWeb Ltd, which plans to offer high-speed, space-based Internet access to billions of people worldwide, company officials said on Monday. Bankrolled in part by Richard Branson's London- based Virgin Group and chipmaker Qualcomm Inc, the project...

  • BEIJING, June 11- U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc said it has appointed old-hand Frank Meng as its chairman for China, a market which accounts for half of the company's overall revenues but where it has hit rough patches in recent times. Qualcomm also said Wang Xiang would leave his role as president of Greater China. Qualcomm's shakeup comes after a long stretch of...

  • SINGAPORE/ TAIPEI, June 9- Chip companies are merging, signing $66 billion worth of deals this year alone in preparation for an explosion of demand from all walks of life as the next technological revolution takes hold: the Internet of Things. Last month saw the biggest-ever chip merger with Avago Technologies Ltd agreeing to buy Broadcom Corp for $37 billion.

  • June 5- Daniel Doctoroff, the former chief executive of news and data provider Bloomberg LP, has launched a bid to buy Titan Outdoor, a company that provides outdoor advertising on buses in U.S. cities, according to three people familiar with the matter. Doctoroff, who left Bloomberg last year, has partnered with a private equity firm in an effort to buy Titan, which...

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  • *Broadcom, Avago shares slip after big rise on Wednesday. May 28- Avago Technologies Ltd agreed on Thursday to buy Broadcom Corp for $37 billion in the largest merger of chipmakers ever, turning a lesser known company run by a ferocious dealmaker into one of the biggest industry players. Avago, which serves the wireless and industrial markets, is offering Broadcom...

  • This stock is no longer in the Top 20 most held Friday, 29 May 2015 | 11:51 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    New data provided to CNBC from eVestment shows the most popular stocks held by institutional funds.

  • May 28- Avago Technologies Ltd's $37 billion deal to buy chipmaker Broadcom Corp creates new competitive challenges for Qualcomm and may force the world's largest mobile chip maker to radically rethink its own strategy. Qualcomm Inc, which has dominated the market for connectivity chips on smartphones, has been looking to extend its reach into data centers...

  • *Broadcom, Avago shares slip after big rise on Wednesday. May 28- Avago Technologies Ltd agreed to buy Broadcom Corp for $37 billion in the biggest chip industry deal ever, creating a company that will be able to supply chips used in everything from iPhones to servers used in data centers. Avago, a maker of chips for the wireless and industrial markets, is offering...

  • 6 trades on big day for chip makers Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 7:08 PM ET
    The Qualcomm booth at the 2014 International CES.

    Intel, Qualcomm and Broadcom all saw big gains on Wednesday, and "Fast Money" traders discussed which names have more room to run.

  • May 27- Avago Technologies Ltd is close to an agreement to acquire fellow chipmaker Broadcom Corp, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, in a deal that could boost Avago's clientele of top-tier smartphone companies. A deal between Avago and Broadcom could come as early as this week, the people said, cautioning that the negotiations had not yet been...

  • Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed about 1 percent lower as investors eyed renewed strength in the dollar and data that could strengthen the case for a rate hike.

  • Futures hold lower after durable goods Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 9:02 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat to lower open on Tuesday ahead of a hectic day of data releases, following the Memorial Day holiday weekend.

  • Early movers: TWC, AAPL, CTRP, CRM, GM & more Tuesday, 26 May 2015 | 7:54 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.